Rumor has it that Google would possibly unveil their very personal gaming console this 12 months on the Recreation Developer Convention. Now, it appears to be like like there could also be some additional gasoline to this rumor hearth as on the finish of January, a patent was revealed for a recreation controller from Google.
Now, it’s not clear what use the controller is deliberate for (PC, smartphone, or console), however it appears to be like like Google could have massive plans for the controller. As I learn the copyright it seemed like they have been going to permit the controller to show your avatar and notify customers of chats, notifications, and probably extra. It additionally appeared like they need it to have the ability to work together with just about any system together with TVs, displays, smartphones, and tablets. It additionally seems that they need every controller linked to a person’s account:
Now, I might be mistaken about what I’m seeing within the patent, however it appears to be like like Google goes all out with this controller and hopefully we’ll know extra after GDC, which is going on subsequent week.
On prime of the rumored console, Google has been testing Venture Stream which lets you stream video games to your browser, thus permitting you to play with weaker machines. There’s additionally discuss of Yeti, a recreation streaming service the corporate is supposedly engaged on to have the ability to forged video games to your Chromecast. It’s attainable that this controller might be used with any of those companies, however I’m not anticipating it to be very reasonably priced.
Sarang Sheth from Yanko Design has even made the mock up above of what followers might count on based mostly on the design within the patent. It doesn’t appear to be probably the most snug controller, however perhaps I’m mistaken?